rehouse

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verb re·house \(ˌ)rē-ˈhau̇z\

Definition of rehouse

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to house again or anew; especially :  to establish in a new or different housing unit of a better quality

Examples of rehouse in a sentence

  1. The organization is working to rehouse families who were displaced in the fire.

1817

First Known Use of rehouse

1817


REHOUSE Defined for English Language Learners

rehouse

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verb re·house \(ˌ)rē-ˈhau̇z\

Definition of rehouse for English Language Learners

  • : to give (a person or animal) a different and usually better place to live

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